Open Mic – Next in biotech series

Open Mic – Next in biotech series

Emerging trends in RNA and gene therapeutics

The landscape of gene therapeutics is evolving quickly: What once started as a niche research endeavour is now one of the most promising forms of treatment – and prospects for the future are exciting.
We invite you to our OpenMic where we will discuss emerging trends in RNA and gene therapeutics. Meet leading experts from both academia and industry who share their perspectives on the latest advancements in the field.
Our guests will address the pressing challenges associated with gene therapeutics production, commercialization, and regulatory approval and offer insights into the field’s future.
Connect with like-minded professionals, expand your network, and explore collaborative possibilities.

Let’s discuss the remarkable journey of gene therapeutics!

Open Mic – Next in biotech series: Emerging trends in RNA and gene therapeutics
LIVE from MC – Main Campus Meeting Center,
Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area
12 October 2023, 17:30 – 19:30 CEST on site
*followed by a networking apéro

Participation is free, however registration is required before 05.10.2023.

On stage:
Prof. Pieter Cullis – University of British Columbia, Canada, and cofounder of Acuitas Therapeutics and Nanovation Therapeutics
Dr. Marie Le Blanc – Executive Director, Global Head of Account Management, Cell & Gene Technologies at Lonza
3rd speaker tbc
The session will be moderated by Dr. Margrit Schwarz, MBA – Biotech entrepreneur, board advisor, board director

Door Opening & Registration

Welcome & Introduction

Welcome by host, Franziska Dornblut, Community Manager Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area – Site Allschwil & Valentina Francia, Manager Ecosystems, Basel Area Business & Innovation
Welcome by Moderator Margrit Schwarz
Introduction panelists
Panel Discussion

Q&A session

Closing remarks

Networking Apéro